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There's a lot of help available in the early years, including from health visitors and family centres.
If SEN support isn't enough, then an Education, Health and Care Plan might be the next step. Here's the full process.
Find courses, clubs and events for you and your family, and learn about opportunities for respite.
Learn about the education support your child is entitled to, the different types of education available and how to get help to access learning if your child can't go into school.
Learn about the financial support you can apply for yourself, and what funding is available to education providers too.
Thinking about your child's future early can help to relieve some of the worries you might have. We've got advice for how you and your child can prepare.
Find services who can help children and young people with SEND, and learn more about how you can access specialist support.
There are a lot of organisations who can support the parents, carers and families of children and young people with SEND in Hertfordshire.
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At the YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Access Point at Northgate End YC Hertfordshire personal advisers are on hand to give you all the information, advice and guidance you need to make the important decisions in your life - or just to talk through any problems you may have.
At the YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Access Point you can access information, advice and support – including on the following:
We also have PCs that you can use for research, developing CVs, searching for jobs and training and accessing other information.
See details of the other YC Hertfordshire Access Points across the county here.
Venue: YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Young People’s Centre, 14 Northgate End, Bishop's Stortford CM23 2EU
Age Range: 13-19, up to 21 if you are in care or a care leaver, up to 24 if you have a disability or learning disability
Timing and Repeats: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2-5pm
Booking Info: Drop-in / no booking needed
Organisation: YC Hertfordshire East Herts Team, tel: 01992 588220, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, website: click here...
Bishop's Stortford Young People's Centre
14 Northgate End
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